Fukuoka International Marathon 2018 elites announced

October 31st, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Japan alone has 10 men entered with personal bests of sub-2:10


Kawauchi wins New Caledonia Marathon

August 27th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Boston Marathon winner Yuki Kawauchi won Sunday’s marathon on the Pacific island in 2:18:18, but was too distracted by the scenery to break the course record


Kawauchi wins his seventh Kushiro Shitsugen 30K

July 30th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Boston winner’s packed race schedule continues, with two full marathons and one half-marathon scheduled before Chicago


Six world class runners who also have day jobs

July 26th, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Running at an elite level takes hours a week, but some of the world’s top athletes still manage to balance a 9-5


Chicago to reinstate pace rabbits as Kawauchi joins lineup

June 21st, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Many believe the return of pacesetters is bad news for Yuki, who will be joined by Suguru Osako in pursuit of a new Japanese record


Seventh straight win for Kawauchi in Japanese Father’s Day ultra

June 17th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Today’s race a fitting tribute for Japanese marathoner whose father grew up on Okinoshima


Kawauchi wins 71K ultra in Japan, smashes course record

May 20th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

2018 Boston winner finishes road ultra more than 30 minutes ahead of second-place finisher


Kawauchi competes in half-marathon six days after winning Boston Marathon

April 24th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Racing | No Comments »

International travel and little recovery time no problem for Boston’s newest champion


Japan’s Yuki Kawauchi breaks marathon record in bone-chilling conditions

January 2nd, 2018 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

The Japanese runner was in the Boston area in the days leading up to the New Year’s race scoping out the marathon course for April


Japan’s Yuki Kawauchi falls mid-race, runs 50th sub-2:15 marathon at worlds

August 7th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in London 2017, Runs & Races | No Comments »

The 30-year-old, known as the “citizen runner” in Japan, finished ninth at the IAAF World Championships even after a mid-race tumble


Former pro betters world record for half-marathon in a suit

March 20th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Runs & Races | 1 Comment »

Chris Estwanik betters the current world record for fastest half-marathon in a suit at Sunday’s United Airlines NYC Half.


Japan’s Yuki Kawauchi runs 50th sub-2:16 marathon

December 18th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Yuki Kawauchi ran 2:12:45 at a Japan marathon on Sunday breaking 2:16 for the 50th time in his impressive athletics career. (Photo: @ayespeko via Twitter.)